S9E28: The UNCENSORED Beginners Guide to Training – Create Your Dojo

Topic: The UNCENSORED Beginners Guide to Training – Create Your Dojo

Riley Bowman and Brian ‘Doc” McLaughlin bring to you the second in a series of episodes about how to get started training–essentially all of the things we wish we knew when we were just getting started, and stuff we'd like our students to know today based on our perspective as instructors now. We think you'll find a lot of value in today's content, so please like, share, and subscribe so you don't miss anything!

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Episode Sponsors:

  • Dry Fire Pro Shop – https://www.DryFireProShop.com
  • Guardian Nation – https://www.guardiannation.com

Resources Mentioned In Today's Show


-BarrelBlok – https://www.barrelblok.com
-Next Level Training SIRT – https://www.concealedcarry.com/brand/sirt/
-Coolfire Trainer – https://www.concealedcarry.com/brand/cool-fire-trainer/
-DryFire Mag – https://www.concealedcarry.com/brand/dryfiremag/
-Ready Up Gear Dummy Rounds – https://readyupgear.com/product/9mm-dummy-ammo-training-inert-rounds/
-LaserDot Trainer – https://readyupgear.com/product/laserdot-trainer-ammunition-cartridge-insert/

Software Systems

-L.A.S.R. – https://www.lasrapp.com
-Mantis Laser Academy – https://mantisx.com/pages/laser-academy
-ACE XR – https://www.acexr.com/
-Dry Fire Corner – https://www.concealedcarry.com/dry-fire-corner/


-Free Targets for Live and Dry Fire – https://www.concealedcarry.com/printtargets
-Mountain Man Medical Free Course – https://www.mountainmanmedical.com/trauma-medicine-training/
-Dry Fire King – https://www.youtube.com/@dryfireking

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About Riley Bowman

Riley Bowman is the Director of Training at ConcealedCarry.com and the Host of the Concealed Carry Podcast. He came up in this world initially through his 8-year experience with a state-level law enforcement agency in Colorado. Riley has trained extensively under instructors such as: Rob Leatham, Mike Seeklander, Tim Herron, Scott Jedlinski, Matt Little, Kyle Lamb, Dave Spaulding, Jeff Gonzales, Bill Blowers, Chuck Pressburg, and others, amassing many hundreds of hours of formal shooting and tactics training. He is an NRA Pistol Instructor, a Colorado P.O.S.T. Handgun and Patrol Rifle Instructor, a graduate of Trident Concepts Concealed Carry Instructor course, and a Modern Samurai Project Endorsed Instructor. He also competes in USPSA and 3-gun competitions including numerous top-10 finishes at major matches and championships. He is the current USPSA Carry Optics Colorado State Champion and most recently won 3rd place in Master Class at the 2022 USPSA Carry Optics National Championship.

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